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Religion Briefs 03/12/14

WOG’s Lenten services start tonight
Word of God Lutheran  Church in Peachtree City will hold  Wednesday night Lenten services each week during the Lenten season from March 12 - April 9 at 7 p.m. Word of God Lutheran Church is located at 303 Kelly Dr., Suite 100, Peachtree City.  For information, call 770-897-4508 or visit www.woglutheran.org.


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Starting Lent on the go

The Rev. Rita Henault,right, rector of the Episcopal Church of the Nativity, and Morrison Mack.

The Rev. Rita Henault,right, rector of the Episcopal Church of the Nativity, and Morrison Mack, acolyte master, signal that the parish’s “Ashes To Go” event is starting on Ash Wednesday morning (March 5). Many passers-by took advantage of the opportunity to take advantage of this unique way to receive the imposition of ashes on their foreheads and mark the beginning of Lent. The station was set up at the intersection of Ga. Hwy. 92 and Antioch Road, south of downtown Fayetteville, in the parking lot of Prime Financial near the church property. Photo/Special.

Help Hopewell with stop hunger project

Hopewell United Methodist Church in Tyrone invites the community to help package over 10,000 meals that will be shipped to those in need around the world. This annual meal packing event will be held on Saturday, March 29, at 10 a.m. at the church.

The event is supported by “Stop Hunger Now,” an international hunger relief organization that coordinates the distribution of food and other life-saving aid to those in need. More than 75 countries are currently being served. The goal of “Stop Hunger Now” is to end hunger in our lifetime. Read More»

Time to order Greek pastries for Easter entertaining

St Christopher Hellenic Orthodox Church in Peachtree City is having its annual Greek Pastry Spring Sale April 11 and 12 in time for Easter entertaining.

Featured items include delectable handmade Tiropita (cheese filo triangles) for $10 per dozen, Spanakopita (spinach, onion, cheese filo triangles) also $10 per dozen, Tsoureki (gorgeous braided Easter bread) for $10 per loaf, and Koulouria (twisted cookies with or without sesame) for $8 per dozen.

The deadline for orders is April 1. Read More»

Help Hopewell with stop hunger project

Hopewell United Methodist Church in Tyrone invites the community to help package over 10,000 meals that will be shipped to those in need around the world. This annual meal packing event will be held on Saturday, March 29, at 10 a.m. at the church.

The event is supported by “Stop Hunger Now,” an international hunger relief organization that coordinates the distribution of food and other life-saving aid to those in need. More than 75 countries are currently being served. The goal of “Stop Hunger Now” is to end hunger in our lifetime. Read More»

Hopewell WMU sponsors paint night

Hopewell Methodist Women recently held a “Paint Night” and 15 women gathered to paint their version of a beautiful cross.

Most of the women had never painted before and artist Julie Compton, of Sassy Chick Painting Parties, led them through the steps to produce their masterpiece.

There were 15 grand, glorious, and joyful results and everyone proudly took their paintings home.

Another “Paint Night” is scheduled for July 25. The women will celebrate “Christmas in July” and paint a holiday scene. Read More»

Come with me to Ash Wednesday service

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Come with me into the sanctuary tonight for the Ash Wednesday Service, the start of Lent. Read with me two important bulletin notes which help set the appropriate spiritual mood and atmosphere for this service and this season.
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Religion Briefs 03/05/14

WOG plans Ash Wednesday service
Word of God Lutheran  Church in Peachtree City will hold its Ash Wednesday service tonight, March 5, at 7 p.m. The service will include the imposition of ashes and holy communion. During the Lenten season, Wednesday night services will be held each week from March 12 - April 9 at 7 p.m. Word of God Lutheran Church is located at 303 Kelly Dr., Suite 100, Peachtree City.  For information, call 770-897-4508 or visit www.woglutheran.org.

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COS Lutheran will offer two Ash Wednesday services

Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Peachtree City will offer two Ash Wednesday services on March 5 at 12:15 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Both will include the imposition of ashes for those who wish, Holy Communion, and a sermon.

The Sanctuary Choir will provide special music at 6:30.

A soup supper will precede the evening service, at 5:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall.

Soup will be provided by the church, but all are invited to bring their favorite soups to share.

There is no charge and all are invited to these services which usher in the season of Lent.

Pastor takes Ash Wednesday to the streets with ‘Ashes to Go’

Today, Ash Wednesday, March 5, The Episcopal Church of the Nativity will be offering “Ashes to Go,” a new approach to a centuries-old Christian tradition, from 7 to 9 a.m, outside Prime Financial Services at the corner of Ga. Hwy. 92 South and Antioch Road in Fayetteville.

Nativity is part of a new nationwide movement that has clergy and lay people visiting transit stops, street corners, coffee shops, and college campuses to mark the foreheads of interested passers-by with ashes and invite them to repent of past wrongdoing and seek forgiveness and renewal. Read More»

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